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Alta Vista High (leave a review)
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+1 (650) 691-2433

1325 Bryant Ave.

Mountain View, California


About Alta Vista High
9th Grade - 12th Grade
Alternative/other school

Alta Vista High is one of 3 schools found in the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High district of California.

Alta Vista High is an alternative/other school, specialising in 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively small school since it has an enrolment of 100 students.

In recent years, the pupil population has remained static. Alongside this, the number of teachers has remained static over a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $139,977, which is higher than the California state average of $77,759.

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Alta Vista High

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Alta Vista High 100$24,94012$139,9770.45
Mountain View High (0.2 miles) 1871$16,21220$135,3230.67
Oak Avenue Elementary (0.46 miles) 444$7,52823$78,6400.64
Cherry Chase Elementary (0.56 miles) 852$1,66025$75,5130.57
Sunnyvale Middle (0.63 miles) 1173$2,00824$77,2550.71
Benjamin Bubb Elementary (1.6 miles) 556$9,88723$81,3550.73

Alta Vista High

Number of pupils100
Funding per pupil$24,940
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$139,977
Diversity index0.45

Mountain View High (0.2 miles)

Number of pupils1871
Funding per pupil$16,212
Pupils per teacher20
Average teacher salary$135,323
Diversity index0.67

Oak Avenue Elementary (0.46 miles)

Number of pupils444
Funding per pupil$7,528
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$78,640
Diversity index0.64

Cherry Chase Elementary (0.56 miles)

Number of pupils852
Funding per pupil$1,660
Pupils per teacher25
Average teacher salary$75,513
Diversity index0.57

Sunnyvale Middle (0.63 miles)

Number of pupils1173
Funding per pupil$2,008
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$77,255
Diversity index0.71

Benjamin Bubb Elementary (1.6 miles)

Number of pupils556
Funding per pupil$9,887
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$81,355
Diversity index0.73
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
8876thlargest school
8470thhighest number of FTE teachers
1107thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
46thhighest average teaching salary
6623rdhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
2907thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
5887thhighest diversity index
379thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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